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Pocket pinch: Fuel prices hiked again across India within 19 days

Petrol will now cost Rs 75 per litre in Delhi, Rs 77.79 in Kolkata, Rs 82.94 in Mumbai and Rs 77.93 in Chennai.

16 May 2018 12:08 PM

Dharmendra Pradhan unveils DSF-II bid round

DSF Round-I was a success which has given "immense confidence on the upcoming discoveries under DSF-II".

14 May 2018 6:00 PM

Chandrababu Naidu asks Centre to cut excise on petrol, diesel

Naidu said the Centre had between November 2014 and January 2016 hiked excise duty on petrol and diesel nine times.

11 May 2018 4:27 PM

IOC says oil PSUs froze fuel prices to avoid consumer pain

Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said the government has nothing to do with fuel pricing.

08 May 2018 7:48 PM

Odisha BJP hit by booth-level exodus

Sources said that the BJD has surged ahead in propaganda on the social media that once used to be the BJP’s strong point.

06 May 2018 4:07 AM


New phase of triangular tussle ahead of 2019 polls

Announcement by Congress to launch identical ‘Mahanadi Banchao’ movement in western Odisha has shocked the BJD.

30 Apr 2018 2:21 AM

Oil prices are a concern, says Dharmendra Pradhan

Pradhan remains non-committal about slashing excise duty on oil.

27 Apr 2018 1:53 AM

Govt concerned about petrol, diesel price pinch, says Pradhan

Pradhan said the states should cut sales tax or VAT on petrol and diesel to ease the burden.

26 Apr 2018 4:56 PM

Govt will network with major oil buyers to negotiate with sellers

India will work to create a network with other major oil buyers in Asia, such as China, South Korea and Japan.

26 Apr 2018 2:28 PM

Petroleum products need to be brought under GST: Pradhan

The prices of petroleum products are all time high in past four years in international market.

21 Apr 2018 10:19 AM


India, US set up joint task force on natural gas

During the talks they also reaffirmed their commitment to early and full implementation of their civil nuclear partnership.

17 Apr 2018 6:40 PM

India will work with China on OPEC's 'Asian Premium' issue: Pradhan

Sanjiv Singh will coordinate with the head of China National Petroleum Corporation.

15 Apr 2018 3:20 PM

India, China, Japan to expand cooperation in energy sector

India, China, Japan and Korea have agreed to boost cooperation in the energy sector in view of their consumption of hydrocarbons.

12 Apr 2018 7:19 PM

Oil companies say no directive from govt to defer price hike

Shares of IOC fell as much as 7.6 per cent after the news of government asking oil firms to not raise prices broke.

11 Apr 2018 7:45 PM

PM Modi poster torn down by activists in Odisha

The frequent price hike in fuel and petroleum products in the past few days triggered protests by the political parties across Odisha.

09 Apr 2018 12:28 AM


Oil minister Pradhan inaugurates PM Ujjwala Yojana In Delhi

He asked the rich families to sacrifice Gas Subsidy so as to enable the poor families to get gas connection.

08 Apr 2018 2:19 PM

Pradhan for inclusion of petroleum products in GST ambit

The state governments are gradually making up their mind in this direction.

06 Apr 2018 9:12 AM

India to offer USD 3-4 billion development plan for Iran gas field

The new terms confine Indian companies to just production of gas and development of the field.

05 Apr 2018 11:28 AM

Dharmendra Pradhan says govt keeping close eye on oil prices

He said there is no going back on free market pricing.

02 Apr 2018 4:24 PM

Ratnagiri refinery: Pradhan says open to offer majority stake to Aramco

Saudi Aramco has reportedly sought majority ownership in the mega refinery-cum-petrochemical complex.

01 Apr 2018 5:58 PM